New Escapist Column! On “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier” and the New Age of Disposable Media…


I printed a brand new piece at The Escapist yesterday. One of many huge information tales of this week involved the obvious (albeit unintended) censorship of an episode of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier on Disney+.

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Whereas the matter was finally resolved following information protection and outcry on social media, there’s something unsettling about how simply that mistake occurred and the way readily it may have been missed or neglected. It underscores the dangers of trusting corporations like Disney to function the digital curators of their very own legacy, significantly in a panorama the place a lot of movie and tv has alreayd been misplaced. In some methods, it means that the transition to streaming has rendered movie and tv really disposable in a means that they haven’t actually been in nearly half a century.

You possibly can learn the piece here, or click on the image under.


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